this is not a hand out. it is a hand up program. we believe very bluntly that it helps our bottom line and also our top line. we want people who have benefited like some of the other employers in the room here to speak out and let their congressman know something has to be carried forward. i work very closely with the government officials here to try to put our voice with their voice. >> i did not mean to take a shot, and i do not know that i really could have. to governor schwarzenegger is covered -- credit, he is on board supporting our efforts. we do have a bipartisan effort. the city council member -- the board of supervising -- board of supervisors member down in los angeles, the republican, who is not supportive of a lot of things we do appear, is extraordinarily supportive of these efforts. there was a piece "in the l.a.